There are 5 ways to get from Ilford to Gravesend, Kent Road by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  58 min

  1. Take the train from Ilford to Stratford (London)
  2. Take the train from Stratford DLR Station to Stratford International DLR Station Dlr
  3. Take the train from Stratford International to Gravesend

$16 - $25

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Line 86 bus, bus, line 736 bus  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the line 86 bus from Ilford Broadway to Stratford Bus Station 86
  2. Take the bus from Stratford Bus Station to Canary Wharf, Canada Square South D8
  3. Take the line 736 bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Northfleet, Petrol Station 736

$11

3 alternative options

Line 96 bus, line 483 bus  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 96 bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 96
  2. Take the line 483 bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Northfleet, Pelham Road Shops 481 / ...

$17 - $20

Taxi  •  30 min

  1. Take a taxi from Ilford to Gravesend, Kent Road 22.5 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  30 min

  1. Drive from Ilford to Gravesend, Kent Road 22.5 miles

$4 - $7

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No, there is no direct bus from Ilford to Gravesend, Kent Road station. However, there are services departing from Ilford Broadway and arriving at Northfleet, Petrol Station via Stratford Bus Station and Canary Wharf, Canada Square North. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Ilford to Gravesend, Kent Road. However, there are services departing from Ilford and arriving at Gravesend via Stratford DLR Station and Stratford International. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 58 min.

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The distance between Ilford and Gravesend, Kent Road is 15 miles. The road distance is 22.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Ilford to Gravesend, Kent Road without a car is to train which takes 58 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 58 min to get from Ilford to Gravesend, Kent Road, including transfers.

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Ilford to Gravesend, Kent Road bus services, operated by London Buses, depart from Ilford Broadway station.

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Ilford to Gravesend, Kent Road train services, operated by TfL Rail, depart from Ilford station.

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The best way to get from Ilford to Gravesend, Kent Road is to train which takes 58 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 96 bus and line 483 bus, which costs and takes 2 h 16 min.

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Ilford to Gravesend, Kent Road bus services, operated by Redwing Coaches, arrive at Northfleet, Petrol Station.

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Ilford to Gravesend, Kent Road train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Gravesend station.

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Map of how to get from Ilford to Gravesend, Kent Road.
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  • Distance: 15.2 miles
  • Duration: 58 min

What companies run services between Ilford, England and Gravesend, Kent Road, England?

You can take a train from Ilford to Gravesend, Kent Road via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, Stratford International DLR Station, Stratford International, and Gravesend in around 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Ilford to Gravesend, Kent Road via Stratford (London), Stratford DLR Station, Woolwich Arsenal DLR Station, Woolwich Arsenal Station, Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre), and Northfleet, Pelham Road Shops in around 2 h 16 min.

Train operators
TfL Rail
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Ilford to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Stratford DLR Station to Stratford International DLR Station
Ave. Duration
3 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Stratford International to Gravesend
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Bus operators
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Woolwich Arsenal Station to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Northfleet, Pelham Road Shops
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Ilford Broadway to Stratford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Stratford Bus Station to Canary Wharf, Canada Square South
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Redwing Coaches
Phone
+44 1474 322002
Email
info@redwing-coaches.co.uk
Website
redwingcoaches-northkent.co.uk
Bus from Canary Wharf, Canada Square North to Northfleet, Petrol Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
redwingcoaches-northkent.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Ilford to Gravesend, Kent Road
Ave. Duration
30 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Ilford to Gravesend, Kent Road is 23 miles. It takes approximately 30 min to drive from Ilford to Gravesend, Kent Road.

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